Good solid server great for small - medium size businesses.
26 April 2011
Excerpt: So we move on to the G7 and it's Sea of sensors. Whilst it takes a fair amount of time to boot (the black screen for about 20-30 seconds before bios screen appears is a bit worrying the first few times) we use these a lot. Simply because they are a great reliable box. On their own they aren't that expensive - but add in parts and it soon mounts up (disks, memory, processors - redundant items).
Excerpt: Hello people, I have a rack of 5 of these DL 380 G5 servers that I maintain in my day job, the G5 is very stable and performance is very good also, the only problem that I have had latley is the frequent power supply failure, HP Tech support have confirmed that there is a known fault on the earky release of the G5 power supplies and they are working on sorting that out, very quiet compared to the IBM range and there is plenty of room for expansion, the G5 has 3 ethernet...